News & Events 2017
Beta 80’s Solutions now Available through Avaya SPP
WASHINGTON, D.C. – November, 2017– Today Beta 80, a leading provider of emergency communications services, announced that its iO® plaform, an integrated suite of comprehensive software solutions and next-generation tools, including computer aided dispatch, call taking, mobile data, data sharing, analytics, field reporting and mapping systems – will be sold through the Avaya DevConnect Select Product Program. Avaya is a leading global provider of business communications software, systems and services. Avaya Engagement Solutions enable customer and team engagement across multiple channels and devices for better customer experience, increased productivity and enhanced financial performance.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – October, 2017. Beta 80, a leading provider of emergency communications services, announced a strategic partnership with NexGen Global Technologies, pioneer in the development of a unique E9-1-1 Multimedia Communications system, MIRS911, which allows citizens to send photos, videos and text into 9-1-1 Centers in real time. Beta 80 together with NexGen Global Technologies can provide a solution that enables public safety agencies to more effectively manage critical incidents by permitting Text-to-9-1-1 as well as capturing and transmitting multi-media intelligence exchanged between citizens and first responders.
MILAN, ITALY – October 2017 Beta 80 CAD software suite has been awarded Priority Dispatch’s Paramount Platinum level of certification. Our software suite received the endorsement after completing the integration process for its CAD’s EMS and Fire modules, making Beta 80 the first Italian company to receive the award in both fields. Platinum is the highest certification granted by Priority Dispatch Corp™.
Beta 80 at EENA’s Meet your MEP event
BRUSSELS – October 2017. On 16 to 18 October Beta 80 was part of a significant workshop – organized by the European Emergency Number Association – to discuss our industry’s crucial issues and share experiences, best practices and ideas. Mr. Luca Bergonzi -our EMEA Sales Executive- along with 100 other EENA members, joined a conversation covering 12 key emergency topic which produced technical, operational and legal requirements documents
Beta 80 CAD in the recently inaugurated 112 PSAP in Bolzano
BOLZANO – ITALY. – October, 19, 2017. The Trentino Alto Adige Region just inaugurated its newest first level PSAP in Bolzano, which will serve an Alpine area of 7,400 km² and a population of 600.000. The new state-of-the-art PSAP features 10 workstations complete with Beta 80’s emergency management software suite which allows the 15 call takers to record, register, qualify, localize and dispatch the calls to the most appropriate agency. Due to the high volume of tourists and visitors throughout the year, the PSAP includes a translation service in 38 languages, a record for Italy.
Beta 80 exhibits at SIS 118 Italy
Beta 80 & Avaya join forces at APCO 2017!
WASHINGTON D.C., USA – Jun 15, 2017. Beta 80 International and Avaya will join forces at APCO 2017, International’s Annual Conference & Expo, one of the largest events for public safety professionals in North America taking place Aug 13-16 in Denver, Colorado. Visitors are invited to stop by booth #2031 & #2033 to see our integrated solution platform and our latest innovations in Public Safety Communications.
WASHINGTON D.C., USA – Jun 15, 2017. Beta 80 International and Avaya joined forces at NENA Conference & Expo 2017, one of the largest events for public safety professionals in North America that took place June 03-08 in San Antonio, Texas. The fair was an exciting opportunity to unveil Beta 80 and Avaya partnership and show our see our integrated solution platform and latest innovations in Public Safety Communications.
Milan, Italy – May 30th, 2017.
We are proud to announce that Beta 80 has integrated Waze traffic information into its CAD.This integration will provide PSAPs with even better real-time traffic information; including road works, alerts, jams and incidents. Agencies may now directly alert citizens of incidents and problem areas on the road. Furthermore, Beta 80 has joined the Waze Connected Citizen Program (CCP) a network of Waze partners who have additional sources of data not found within the Waze app.
Four new PSAPs in three months
Milan, Italy – May 30th, 2017. In just ninety days, from February to April 2017, Beta 80 Group has launched four new PSAPs, including one covering the entire territory of the Republic of Albania. This is the result of Beta 80 Group’s twenty-five-year experience, as well as a constant technological evolution with iO® CAD at the very center. iO® is our in-house developed Computer Aided Dispatch software suite that can adapt to the needs of each territory and operational module.
Beta 80 International & Avaya join forces at NENA Conference & Expo 2017!
WASHINGTON D.C., USA – May 16, 2017. Beta 80 International and Avaya will join forces at NENA Conference & Expo 2017, one of the largest events for public safety professionals in North America taking place June 03-08 in San Antonio, Texas. Visitors are invited to stop by booth #233 & #235 to see our integrated solution platform and our latest innovations in Public Safety Communications.
Milan, Italy – April 20, 2017. Beta 80 Group successfully concluded its journey at EENA 2017, the biggest public safety fair in Europe. It’s a crucial event that brings together public authorities and companies in the emergency sector from over 50 countries. The three days were filled with debates, conferences, training workshops and networking events, including 112 Awards and a cruise on the Danube.
Milan, Italy – February 06, 2017. Beta 80 Group is delighted to announce that Luca Bergonzi has been appointed for the second year as Chair of the EENA Operations Committee for the year 2017. The Committee is responsible for setting requirements, recommendations and best practices for European Emergency Services. Its members are thus responsible for reviewing the different 112 models in Europe. Their contribution is key for developing a clear, safe and grounded Emergency Service environment.
WASHINGTON D.C., USA – February 04, 2017. Beta 80 has released the new iO® Maps for Emergency Management, designed to create a modern digital experience for 9-1-1 Dispatch Centers and EOCs.
WASHINGTON D.C., USA – February 06, 2017. Beta 80 Group is the official Platinum Sponsor of the EENA Conference and Exhibition which will be held in Budapest on 5-7 April 2017. This event is the largest platform for the Emergency Service sector, with over 600 attendees from over 50 countries. It is a great privilege to be able to serve as Platinum Sponsor as it gives us the chance to support EENA and its mission to promote a safer, smarter system for dealing with Emergency Response.